Positions

Professor of Surgery
Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Baylor College of Medicine
Deputy Chief of Surgery
Ben Taub Hospital
Chief, Cardiothoracic Surgery
Ben Taub Hospital
Executive Director, Trauma and Critical Care
Ben Taub Hospital
Faculty Senator
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas, United States

Education

Thoracic Surgery Residency from Baylor College Of Medicine Affiliate Hospitals
General Surgery Residency from Baylor College Of Medicine Affiliate Hospitals
M.D. from Baylor College Of Medicine
B.S. from Rice University

Certifications

Board Certified - General Surgery
American Board of Surgery
Board Certified - Surgical Critical Care
American Board of Surgery
Board Certified
American Board of Thoracic Surgery

Honors & Awards

Outstanding Service Medal
DeBakey Distinguished Service Award
Master Clinician Award for Excellence in Patient Care

Professional Interests

  • Chest and the vascular trauma
  • Resuscitation

Professional Statement

Matthew J. Wall Jr., is committed to providing superior, patient-focused care and preparing the next generation of surgeons to meet the highest standards of excellence. This vision combines a dedication to advanced research, exceptional education, and the development of newer, better treatments and procedures.

Dr. Wall participated in the original Baylor Master Teacher Fellowship; he lectures at BCM, and in other national and international forums.

His research interests include the management of the injured patient, novel resuscitation strategies, and injuries to the chest and the vascular system.

Selected Publications